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Your Story: Prescribed Fire

Clip: Season 3 | 2m 53s

'Fighting fire with fire,' isn't just an expression. It's also an effective management tool for preventing wildfires. These prescribed fires are carefully, controlled burns that are preemptively set in places where wildfires could naturally occur. We learned more about the practice from the Florida Forest Service and the Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department.

Aired: 01/04/19

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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